State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement

WICHE State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement Steering Committee

Alicia Armijo
Constituent Services Coordinator,
New Mexico SARA Coordinator
New Mexico Higher Education Department
Phone: 505-476-8411
Email: Alicia.Armijo@state.nm.us

Larry Buchholtz
Chief Operating Officer
Wyoming Community College Commission
Phone: 307-777-7068
Email: larry.buchholtz@wyo.gov

Renée Davis
Director of Student Affairs
Nevada System of Higher Education
Phone: 775-784-3447
Email: rdavis@nshe.nevada.edu

Heather DeLange
Director – Office of Private Postsecondary Education
Colorado Department of Higher Education
Phone: 303-862-3005
Email: heather.delange@dhe.state.co.us

Lanna Dueck (Chair)
Executive Director
Arizona SARA Council
Phone: 480-517-8226
Email: lanna.dueck@riosalado.edu

Veronica Dujon, Ph.D.
Director, Office of Private Postsecondary Education
Oregon Higher Education Coordinating Commission
255 Capitol St. NE, Salem, OR 97310
503.947.5744
veronica.dujon@state.or.us

Val Fenske
Private Postsecondary and Proprietary Schools Coordinator
Proprietary Schools Coordinator
Phone: 208-332-1587
Email: Valerie.Fenske@osbe.idaho.gov

Cynthia “Cyd” Grua
Director, Instructional Technology
Utah System of Higher Education
Phone: 801-321-7152
Email: cgrua@ushe.edu

Katie Hubbart
Academic Affairs Specialist
South Dakota SARA Coordinator
South Dakota Board of Regents
306 East Capitol Ave., Suite 200
Pierre, SD 57501
Phone: 605.773.3455
Email: Katie.Hubbart@sdbor.edu

Kierke Kussart
Program Coordinator, Institutional Authorization
Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education
PO Box 110505
Juneau, AK 99811-0505
Phone: 907.465.6741
Email: kierke.kussart@alaska.gov

Sam Loftin (Vice Chair)
Director of Consumer Protection
Washington Student Achievement Council
917 Lakeridge Way SW
Olympia, WA 98504
Phone: 360.753.7866
Email: saml@wasac.wa.gov

Bobbi Lum-Mew
Program Administrator
Hawaii Post-Secondary Education Authorization Program (HPEAP)
Department of Commerce & Consumer Affairs
P.O. Box 541
Honolulu, HI 96809
Phone: 808.586.7327
Email: blummew@dcca.hawaii.gov

Joe Thiel
Director of Academic Policy and Research
Montana University System
Phone: 406.449.9134
Email: jthiel@montana.edu

Shelley Plutto
Project Coordinator, W-SARA
Phone: 303.541.7327